Bachelor of Science

Neuroscience

Program of Study Credit Points
Core Units for this Major
Complete 12 credit points from the following units:
12 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
MTHS110 Quantitative Skills with Applications 6  
MTHS120 Calculus and Linear Algebra 1 6  
MTHS130 Calculus and Linear Algebra 2 6  
STAT100 Introduction to Statistical Modelling 6  
And complete the following units: 24 cps
CHEM110 Chemistry I 6  
CHEM120 Chemistry II 6  
PSIO110 Introductory Human Physiology 1 6  
PSIO120 Introductory Human Physiology 2 6  
#Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete the following units:
36 cps
HDEV201 Introduction to Human Development 6  
NEUR331 Neurobiology I 6  
NEUR332 Neuroanatomy 6  
NEUR333 Neurobiology II 6  
NEUR334 Neurobiology of Developmental, Cognitive and Affective Disorders 6  
NEUR335 Clinical Neuroscience 6  
And complete 6 credit points from the following units: 6 cps
HDEV402 Clinical and Neurobiological Issues in Disability Management 6  
PSIO220 Integrated Physiology 6  
PSIO230 Pathophysiology 6  
#Students undertaking a second major must be aware that a unit common to both majors at 200/300-level counts towards one major only. In these circumstances students are to select a Listed Unit from the relevant Major.  
Course Requirements 66 cps

To achieve an overall total of 144 credit points candidates must complete a further 66 credit points by either:
Completing ONE Minor, Listed Units and Elective Units;
or
Completing a Second Major and Elective Units;
or
Completing the Listed Units for this Major and Elective Units.

 
Group 1 - Listed Units for candidates undertaking this Major
Candidates completing TWO Majors complete 0 credit points.
Candidates completing ONE Major and ONE Minor MUST complete 12 credit points at 200 level from the following units;
or
Candidates completing ONE Major must complete 24 credit points at 200-level from the following units:
0-24 cps
BCHM210 Introductory Molecular Biology and Biochemistry I 6  
BCHM220 Introductory Biochemistry II 6  
CHEM204 Biological and Organic Chemistry 6  
CHEM220 Inorganic Chemistry 6  
CHEM250 Analytical Chemistry 6  
GENE210 Introductory Genetics 6  
HUMN240 Issues in Human Nutrition 6  
MICR220 Introductory Microbiology 6  
PHAR232 Pharmacology for Research 6  
SCI210 Introduction to Scientific Programming 6  
STAT210 Statistical Modelling and Experimental Design 6  
Group 2 - Listed Units for candidates undertaking this Major
Candidates completing TWO Majors complete 0 credit points.
Candidates completing ONE Major and ONE Minor MUST complete 12 credit points at 300 level from the following units;
or
Candidates completing ONE Major must complete 18 credit points at 300-level from the following units:
0-18 cps
BCHM341 Clinical Biochemistry and Cell Biology 6  
BIOP320 Medicinal and Clinical Biotechnology 6  
CHEM303 Medicinal Chemistry 6  
FSC310 Forensic Chemistry 6  
PHAR330 Pharmacology II 6  
PSIO331 Endocrinology and Reproductive Physiology 6  
PSIO332 Cardiovascular and Respiratory Physiology 6  
PSIO350 Immunology and Haematology 6  
SCI395 Science Report 6  
Elective Units
Complete 0 to 24 credit points with not more than 12 credit points at 100-level.
0-24 cps
The number of credit points and level will vary depending on whether candidates undertake ONE or TWO Majors or ONE Major and ONE Minor.
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University subject to candidates meeting overall prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.
 
Total 144 cps

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